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1932 ~ Celebrating 85 Years! ~ 2017

Public Estate Absolute Auction | Friday, May 12, 2017

Selling a wide array of merchandise from Main Line, PA and Delaware Valley Estates, Homes, and Collections

AUCTION PREVIEW: Thursday, May 11: 4-7PM | All-day Friday, May 12: From 9AM

3PM (Back Room):
Fine China & Porcelains, Glassware & Art Glass, Art Pottery, etc.; Silver; Estate Fine & Vintage Costume Jewelry; Collectibles; Coins & Currency; Books; Toys; Discovery Table & Box Lots, and much more.

4PM (Front Room): Antique & Quality Reproduction Furniture; Decorative Arts; Fine Art; Country Antiques & Primitives; Clocks & Carpets; Tools; Electronics, and much more.

8PM (Automobile): 1965 Ford Mustang with 289 Engine; Automatic Transmission. In Running Condition. Barn Find: Garaged since 1985. 

To Be Sold At Absolute Auction | 1500+ Lots Sold Every Friday!

Partial Listing to Include:

Front Room


1965 Ford Mustang

·        289 Engine

·        Automatic Transmission

·        In Running Condition

·        Barn Find; Garaged since 1985




Antique & Quality Reproduction Furniture

·        Baker federal style mahogany sideboard

·        Pair of antique mask-carved mahogany Chippendale style chairs

·        Pennsylvania dovetailed blanket chest with two drawers on turned feet

·        Federal style inlaid mahogany card table

·        Pair of Victorian carved rosewood parlor chairs

·        Primitive dough trough on legs

·        Art Nouveau carved desk with chair

·        Ethan Allen ten piece cherry Queen Anne dining room suite

·        Maitland Smith leather-top game table

·        Kittinger Williamsburg Adaptation mahogany stool

·        Ethan Allen contemporary dining table with 7 featherback chairs

·        Pair of mother of pearl inlaid Asian corner chairs

·        Mahogany flip top butler's tray table

·        Sheraton mahogany bow front chest of drawers

·        Empire mahogany drop leaf table

·        Antique walnut two drawer low chest

·        Georgian style mahogany corner cupboard

·        Antique pine two door jelly cupboard on bracket feet

·        J.K. Rishel chest of drawers

·        Colonial grandfather clock

·        Asian ebonized curio cabinet

·        Victorian oak side by side cabinet

·        Pair of upholstered camelback loveseats

·        Contemporary counter height table with four stools and a tall bench

·        Pair of Chippendale style mahogany chairs

·        Gilt iron and glass decorator cocktail table

·        Cherry Chippendale style bureau with mirror

·        Lexington cherry nine piece dining room suite

·        Mahogany serpentine secretary desk with ball and claw feet

·        Willett cherry four drawer chest

·        Colorful Queen Anne wing chair with ottoman

·        Victorian oak parlor table

·        Ethan Allen white painted queen size sleigh bed

·        Five piece depression era bedroom suite

·        Pair of mahogany ribbon-back chairs

·        Vintage Barcalounger recliner with chrome legs

·        American modern open arm chair

·        Attrb. Paul Mccobb lounge chair

·        Nine piece American modern dining room suite

·        Eight piece mid century modern bedroom suite

·        Pair of Lane Acclaim  step back lamp tables

·        Asian three panel painted screen

·        Maple three piece cabinet wall unit with bookcase top

·        Cherry Queen dining table with four chairs

·        Art Deco table with four chrome chairs

·        Oak casino game table with felt surface

·        Assorted upholstered chairs and sofas

·        Six ladderback rush seat dining chairs

·        Pine step back cupboard with dental carved top

·        Victorian marble top washstand with splashback

·        Victorian Eastlake marble top parlor table

·        Vintage oak hoosier cabinet with porcelain top

·        Trunks and blanket chests

·        Empire mahogany five drawer chest

·        Victorian oak circular dining table

·        Mahogany glass door cabinet

·        Federal one piece softwood corner cupboard with paneled doors

·        Mixed wood parquetry inlaid collector's cabinet

·        Victorian kneehole desk with red felt surface

·        Mahogany empire dresser with mirror

·        Oak wine press

·        Bamboo corner open shelf

·        Dish top mahogany tea table with birdcage support

·        Primitive pine bench

·        Pine lift top grain bin

·        Six foot green painted arrowback bench

·        Cherry lingerie chest of drawers

·        Country pine copper lined dry sink

·        Oak paw foot dining table

·        Assorted bedroom dressers, chairs, and much more.


Country Antiques & Primitives; Decorative Arts; Clocks; Carpets, etc.

·        French gilt bronze and porcelain mantle clock

·        Victorian hanging chandelier with milk glass shades

·        19th century silverplate presentation tray with attached letter

·        Pair of monumental gilt and swag decorated pier mirrors

·        Folk Art paint decorated head

·        Iron rooster weathervane

·        Selection of vintage doll/baby carriages

·        Advertising crates with milk and soda bottles

·        Counter candy jars

·        RCA Victor tabletop phonograph/radio

·        Zenith tabletop phonograph/radio

·        GE table top radio

·        Philco table top radio

·        Telefunken table top radio

·        Cast iron scale

·        Primitive wool winder chandelier

·        Pitcher and bowl sets

·        Primitive cash drawer

·        Painted country store sign

·        Advertising signs and lamps, beer related

·        Fireplace tool sets

·        Andirons including brass ship's anchors

·        Singer sewing machine

·        Wine press

·        Garden decorations including pigs

·        Copper bird bath

·        Large iron snips

·        Printers tray

·        Carpenters tool box

·        Penny gumball machines

·        Blue touch stoneware crock and jugs

·        Oak hall mirror

·        Oak Western Electric wall phone

·        Wood bowls and buckets

·        Fleet two key wind mantel clock

·        GE electric mantel clock

·        Rooster design iron grate

·        Iron trough

·        Pair of painted crackle glaze vases

·        Decorative table lamps, including Asian, figural, cranberry glass, and more

·        Paint decorated boxes, including nautical and feline subjects

·        Waltham regulator style wall clock

·        Walking sticks

·        Quilts

·        Selection of area rugs, including oriental styles, and more.




·        Emerson Williams photographic print, "The Trimoorti", Nepal 1983

·        South American redware mask in shadowbox frame

·        Framed 1953 Matisse art exhibition poster

·        Panoramic photograph of Lowell Textile School graduating class of 1920

·        Cloth dated 1900 with embroidered signatures

·        Multi-media memoriam of Amy Fawcett

·        Victorian lithograph of six babies with hand painted matting

·        Sewell watercolor on paper, cityscape

·        Commemorative of 1950 U.S. Open at Merion with winner Ben Hogan

·        Wooster Scott pencil signed print, "Birds of a Feather", #283/1375

·        Berta Zuckerman lithograph, girl in yellow dress

·        Rosalie Nadeau oil on panel, "Blossoms in Blush"

·        Neal Gregory oil on paper, "Twilight"

·        Sacco oil on panel, archway

·        David Shott photographic print, "Where Babies Come From"

·        Robert Waterman signed lithograph, "People of the Casbah", Artists Proof

·        Groff watercolor with calligraphy, fraktur

·        Pair of Rossi oils on canvas, portraits of man and woman

·        Four Vanity Fair lithographs, "Dietetics", "Laryngology", "Rhinology", "Disease of the Throat"

·        German fraktur dated 1845

·        Samuel R. Byrd pencil signed print, Louis Armstrong and his jazz band

·        Mari Baum Landes oil on panel, landscape with farm

·        Brown oil on canvas, boy and his dog

·        Four prints of famous riverboats, "Robert E. Lee", "Natchez", "Hudson", and "Francis Skiddy"

·        R.J. signed oil on canvas, floral still life

·        Print of "Bird's Eye View of Wilmington, Delaware"

·        Two color engravings, "Winter" and "Spring"

·        Color engraving, two wheel carriage scene titled "Tandem"

·        Vintage color fox hunt engraving, "The Weary Sportsman"

·        Signed watercolor, "Montmartre"

·        Map of Littleton, New Hampshire and environs

·        Unsigned oil on panel, portrait of woman

·        Jourdain signed color etching, "Winter"

·        Clark-Polishczuk watercolor, horse and carriage line

·        Edward Grant watercolor, landscape with lowlands and creek

·        Asian watercolor, chicks

·        Asian watercolor, flowers and butterflies

·        Wooster Scott pencil signed print, "Victorian Kaleidoscope", #733/995

·        Noel pastel on paper, floral still life

·        Pair of Edith Wu signed watercolors, flora and calligraphy

·        Asian embroidered silk panel

·        Four Asian prints on fabric, "Tiger", "Garuda", "Sky Dragon", and "Snow Lion"

·        Signed watercolor, landscape with birch trees

·        Historic Map of the Brandywine watershed

·        Japanese watercolor, two women fishing

·        Unsigned multi-media, abstract design

·        Wall sculpture of book

·        R. Mervilous oil on canvas, floral

·        E. Dean oils on barn wood, Folk Art scenes

·        Eugene Ellich signed prints

·        Tomases pencil signed prints

·        Dick Reese pencil signed block prints

·        Linda Groff Turoczi oil on panel, raccoons, and more.




Tools & Equipment

·        Troy-Bilt generator

·        Briggs & Stratton push mower

·        Neuton push mower

·        Lawn cart

·        Seeder

·        Echo trimmer

·        Work bench

·        Tool boxes with contents

·        Saws

·        Chisels

·        Aluminum extension ladder, etc.



·        Yamaha PSR-78 keyboard

·        Sony STR-DG710 multi-channel receiver

·        Sony MDS-JE320 minidisc player

·        Technics SB-SR33 speakers

·        Sony DVP-NS57P CD/DVD player

·        Sony SLV-D380P DVD/VCR combination

·        Panasonic DMR-E30 DVD player/recorder

·        Sony SSV-325 active subwoofer

·        Samsung PS-EW2-2 subwoofer

·        Ion USB cassette archiver

·        Pioneer PL-12D turntable

·        Sony SS-MB105 speakers

·        Boston Acoustics A40 speakers

·        Sony SS-U231 speakers, etc.



·        Amana clothes washer & dryer

·        Life-Like HO scale freight train set

·        Wrought iron fencing

·        Bicycles including Magna, Pacific, Avico, Kent, Schwinn and more

·        20+ Lloyd Middleton porcelain dolls NEW IN BOXES

·        Marie Osmond dolls

·        Cedar closet

·        Maple step back hutch

·        Mahogany drum table

·        Rush seat ladder back chairs

·        Vintage luggage

·        Revlon Paraffin bath

·        Brookstone towel warmer

·        Windmere fan

·        Desk lamps

·        Child's school desk

·        Bow with arrows

·        Graphite fishing rods and Penn reel

·        Mannequins, and more.




Back Room


Fine China & Porcelains; Glassware; Art Pottery, etc.

·        Leeds Ware platters

·        Rosenthal fruit decorated dessert set

·        Asian porcelains and pottery

·        Transferware

·        Set of hand-painted Chamberlain Worcester plates

·        Hand-painted Noritake compote with river scene

·        Shelley teacups and saucers

·        Pitcher and Bowl sets

·        Framed Wedgwood jasperware plaque of The White House

·        Lalique bird vase

·        Waterford Crystal vase and creamer

·        Bohemian Glass

·        Fenton glass nativity set

·        Glass baskets

·        Trio of art glass candlesticks

·        Pattern glass cup plates

·        Depression glass bowls

·        Amber pinch glass cordial set

·        Lenox Crystal vases

·        Collection of Majolica including a covered sardine dish

·        Ridgeway bamboo and rope pitcher

·        McCoy pottery vase

·        Italian souvenir pottery tiles

·        Redware plates with pigs and sheep

·        Signed Southwestern vase

·        Asian teapots

·        Italian pottery masks and plaques

·        Large hand-painted rose vase

·        Haeger figural planter, etc.


Full/Partial Sets of China/Dinnerware

·        Set of Lenox "Mansfield" china

·        Alfred Meakin National Audubon Society bird plates

·        Paragon China plates, royal blue and gold-tone rim

·        Seltmann Weiden Bavarian China



·        U.S. Silver Certificates

·        Assorted U.S. Silver Coins

·        U.S. Commemorative Silver Dollar Coins

·        U.S. Large Cents

·        U.S. Proof and Mint Sets, etc.

·        Foreign coins, including large Chinese coins, etc.


Collectibles, Toys, and more

·        Dresden figurines

·        Figural buffet lamps

·        Resin eagle sculpture

·        Antique Choice Family Tea tins

·        Figural bookends and door stops

·        Vintage children's electric phonograph #12

·        Double sided Asian table screen with hand-painted panels

·        Mallard decoy, signed Raymond E. Hornick of Hornick Bros. Stoney Point Decoys

·        Canada goose decoy, signed Stavely, Easton, MD

·        Wood planes

·        Brass dragon lamp with mica shade

·        Soapstone carvings

·        Portrait plate with tin frame

·        Hermann German teddy bear

·        Antique dolls including German Queen Louise and Effanbee

·        Cast horse drawn beer wagon

·        Miniature guitars in cases

·        Department 56 Village Streetcar in original box

·        Lionel Lines O-gauge train, engine 616 and passenger cars 617 and 618

·        Snowbabies figurines

·        Dr. J. Hostetters bitters bottle

·        Art glass decanters

·        Sessions mantel clock with wooden case

·        Classical clock figure

·        Asian stone and cloisonné teapot with figural lid and lions head accents

·        Carved Asian figures

·        Piano babies

·        Brass inkwell

·        Hand-painted Limoges figural ashtray

·        Madame Alexander dolls

·        Shirley Temple dolls

·        Collection of assorted miniature bisque dolls

·        Doll house furniture and miniatures

·        Vintage Disney toys: Mouseketeers doll, var. figures, cloth car with Mickey & Pluto, etc.

·        Fishing lures and reels

·        Murano fish and Swedish art glass bird

·        Derringer lighter

·        Military patches

·        G.I. Joe footlocker with accessories

·        Glass marbles

·        Crystal ball on stand

·        Pair of ruby glass buffet lusters

·        Sally Starr autographed photos and cowgirl costume

·        Jim Shore ornaments

·        Bell Telephone Systems paperweight

·        Vintage toy ray guns

·        Antique padlocks and skeleton keys

·        16mm film reels by Castle Films and more

·        Tintypes

·        Hunting knives

·        Commemorative gavel in fitted presentation box

·        Political buttons

·        US Motors plaque

·        Stone axe head

·        Hummels

·        Mechanical banks

·        Cast iron miniature cannon

·        Binoculars, and more.



·        Centennial Catalogue Co. Official Catalogue, Vol. 1 of the U.S. International Exhibition of1876

·        Pennsylvania at Chickamauga and Chattanooga

·        Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monuments, 1897, etc.





·        Set of Heirloom Sterling "Damask Rose" flatware

·        Georg Jensen sterling ladle

·        Cartier cream pitcher

·        Pair of Gorham candelabras

·        Compotes

·        Candlesticks

·        Trumpet vase

·        Bowls

·        Tea caddy

·        Assorted flatware and serving pieces, some with repousse motif

·        Sterling-bound coasters


Silver, Silver Plate, etc.

·        Antique brass candlesticks

·        Coin silver teaspoons

·        Asian teapot with genre scene

·        Assorted Flawatware, Serving Pieces,

·        Tea Sets, etc.




·        Copy Suisse 100g fine gold 999.9 bar

·        Italian 14K white gold bracelet

·        Lapis beaded necklaces

·        Jade: beaded necklaces, rings, and carved pendants

·        Southwestern sterling and turquoise jewelry including a Squash Blossom necklace

·        Mexican sterling earrings and bracelet with turquoise stones

·        Sterling jewelry including floral pins, necklaces, and bracelets

·        Sterling Masonic watch fob

·        Wristwatches and pocket watches

·        Carved stone jewelry

·        Graded loose gemstones

·        Vintage and contemporary costume jewelry

·        Assorted vintage perfumes

·        Enameled compact with genre scene

·        Furs, etc.





·        Signed theorem, basket of blueberries

·        Framed silhouettes of musicians

·        Asian art book

·        Red Wolf Lager mirrored advertising sign

·        Spiderman 3 movie poster

·        Signed watercolor of Philadelphia's boathouse row

·        Hubert Herr cuckoo clock

·        Celestial poster of pinball machine face

·        Signed and dated pen and ink of carousel horse

·        Charles Fazzino "Hitchcock 100" 1999 museum poster

·        Framed sports memorabilia

·        Set of four fox hunt scene prints

·        Signed painting on cloth of African genre scene

·        Signed pastel of Mother Mary and Child

·        Signed Julius Turner sketch of village

·        Decorative wooden red "S"

·        Prints of seashells and coastal scenes

·        Framed collage of eyes and mouths

·        Signed painting of Philadelphia City Hall from Broad Street

·        "Evening at Ricks" by George Bungarda poster print, etc.




Large Collection of Sports Memorabilia

·        Autographed jerseys

·        Autographed & other balls, pucks, etc.

·        Autographed photos

·        Trading cards

·        Bobbleheads, and more


·        Assorted glassware: cut, etched, pressed, depression, etc.

·        Large collection of Dolls: Mme Alexander, composition, Marie Osmond Collection, etc.

·        Lionel trains

·        US Army trench shovel

·        Schoenhut child's piano

·        Plastic Casper the Ghost figures

·        Ruby glass drinkware and punch bowl

·        Collection of Snowbabies figures in boxes

·        Collectible cars, die-cast cars, models, NASCAR, Hess trucks, Hot Wheels, and more

·        Star Wars Episode I figurine

·        Large collection of comic books

·        M&M candy dispensers

·        Transformers Optimus Prime figure

·        Pillsbury Dough Boy figural collectibles

·        American Logs by Halsam vintage game

·        Blue and white transferware

·        Bavarian China gold-tone figural painted tea set

·        Brass keepsake and potpourri boxes

·        Johann Haviland Bavarian china

·        Blue mason jars

·        Vintage Mason binoculars

·        Spatterware oval serving platters

·        Mini Kitchenaid food processor

·        Cuckoo clock

·        Table top roulette set

·        Special interest books: Antiques, DuPont, Pirates, Civil War, Paris, etc.

·        University of Alabama steins

·        Stamps and postal ephemera

·        Seashells

·        Snoopy rotary phone

·        Hand carved folk art 'Red Stripe' bottle

·        Pyrex refrigerator containers

·        Crackleglass pitcher

·        Walnut salad bowl set

·        Kitara pasta maker

·        Primitive tools

·        Vintage and primitive kitchen items

·        Composite bulldog figure

·        Vintage Christmas décor, including ornaments, lights, Santas, and more

·        Agateware covered swing-arm pot

·        Sadirons and cast-iron pots

·        Vintage tobacco tins

·        Vintage and antique knobs, doorknobs, hinges, and more

·        Oil cans

·        Brass figures

·        Garland pattern China

·        Playmobil pieces and accessories

·        Peanuts Thermos lunch box

·        HO train track

·        DVDs

·        Post & Life magazines

·        Rugrats & Alf dolls

·        Century by Salem china

·        Vinyl records

·        Assorted appliances in box, some contemporary

·        Large collection of assorted dolls

·        Large collection of men's shoes, and much more.


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